Technical Writer

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POST DATE 9/17/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016

BayFirst Solutions LLC Washington, DC

Company
BayFirst Solutions LLC
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1454204003_14937
AJE Ref #
576202561
Location
Washington, DC
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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WHO WE ARE

BayFirst Solutions, a rapidly growing security management and technology consulting firm based in Washington, DC, has immediate openings for experienced consultants. Recently ranked #16 of Top Workplaces by the Washington Post and named to Washington Technology s Fast 50 Fastest Growing Contractors List, BayFirst works closely with clients to develop and deliver innovative physical/ personnel/ transportation security, critical infrastructure protection, risk management, counterintelligence and homeland security solutions. For more information about BayFirst Solutions, please visit www.bayfirst.com.

POSITION: Technical Writer

STATUS: Full-time/Exempt

LOCATION: Washington, DC

US CITIZENSHIP: Yes

CLEARANCE REQ\'D: USCG Suitability Clearance

POSITION SUMMARY:

BayFirst Solutions is seeking a Technical Writer who will review and edit prescribed acquisitions planning documents, prepare instruction manuals, how-to guides, and other supporting documents to communicate complex and technical information. The technical writer must be able to understand complex engineering and acquisition information and communicate the information in standard planning documents for coordinated reviews and approval. Additional administrative responsibilities will be required including document tracking, filing, knowledge management structure, etc.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide support to U.S. Coast Guard CG-932 Directorate and CG-9323/9325, Boats Program for the 47 MLB. As the Technical Writer, the focus will be to review and edit all required planning documents and other program documents assigned for the 47 Motor Life Boat (MLB) program. Provide support to the government Acquisition Program Manager (APM)/Team Lead on the 47 MLB Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) developing analysis, drafting acquisitions documents and technical specifications to be included in the request for proposal (RFP), contract deliverable lists, maintain tracking and developmental reports as tools for potential use by other Government led projects. The contractor shall research, identify and analyze alternate solutions from all government provided products. The contractor shall collate inputs and draft products and provide technical edits based on past/current acquisition experience, etc. Provide support for life cycle logistic planning as part of the SLEP program. Manage reporting requirements & procedures for internal & external documentation. Meet daily with CG-9323/9325 Program leadership in support of acquisitions program development including correspondence, white papers, briefing slides, etc. Represent the MLB Program at technical and logistic meetings and working groups. Interface with sponsor staff & stakeholders; local travel may be required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

BA/BS in English or other writing related specialty. Minimum of five years experience in technical writing with an understanding for systems and naval engineering and acquisitions and program management. Be able to obtain a positive government background check and experience with standard office software.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor s degree is required

APPLICATION ACCOMMODATIONS

Thank you for your interest in BayFirst Solutions LLC. If you are unable or limited in your ability to apply online, you can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Human Resources to express interest in a specific position: Phone: (202) 541-1010

Note: This option is available only to those needing an accommodation related to a disability. In order to express interest, you must have the information related to the specific position you are interested in (Job ID, Job title, Location, etc.). Information related to existing profiles or applications will not be provided via this phone number.

EEO STATEMENT

BayFirst Solutions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. BayFirst Solutions prohibits discrimination with respect to the hiring or promotion of individuals, conditions of employment, disciplinary and discharge practices, or any other aspect of employment on the basis of sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other protected class.